Gage Park

4001 S.W. Sixth Ave.
Topeka, KS 66606- Map It
(785) 251-2600

AAA Editor Notes

Gage Park occupies 160 acres between S.W. Sixth Ave. and Tenth St. on Gage Blvd. A conservatory, a zoo, a children's museum, gardens and a miniature train are among its attractions; recreational facilities include the Blaisdell Family Aquatic Center, tennis courts and a playground. Across from the Reinisch Rose Garden in the park, a restored 1908 carousel with a Wurlitzer organ is open to the public. Helen Hocker Center for the Performing Arts presents family-oriented plays and musicals as well as dance and music performances. A free concert series is offered Sunday evenings June through July. Picnicking is permitted.
Park free. Train or carousel $1.25.
Hours: Park open daily 6 a.m.-11 p.m. Train and carousel operate early Apr.-Oct. 31 (weather permitting). Phone ahead to confirm schedule.